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First Community Bancshares Up 27.4% Since SmarTrend Uptrend Call (FCBC)

By Amy Schwartz

SmarTrend identified an Uptrend for First Community Bancshares (NASDAQ:FCBC) on March 2nd, 2016 at $18.56. In approximately 8 months, First Community Bancshares has returned 27.41% as of today's recent price of $23.64.

First Community Bancshares share prices have moved between a 52-week high of $25.24 and a 52-week low of $15.79 and are now trading 50% above that low price at $23.64 per share. In the last five trading sessions, the 50-day moving average (MA) has climbed 1.3% while the 200-day MA has risen 0.3%.

First Community Bancshares, Inc. is the holding company for First Community Bank, N.A. The Bank generates revenue primarily through commercial, real estate, and consumer lending within its respective market area. The Company also operates investment management and mortgage banking companies. First Community Bancshares operates in West Virginia, Virginia, and North Carolina.

SmarTrend will continue to scan these moving averages and a number of other proprietary indicators for any shifts in the trajectory of First Community Bancshares shares.

Log in and add First Community Bancshares (FCBC) to your watchlist today so you can receive a real-time alert when the shares are about to change trend.

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Ticker(s): FCBC